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Lost Boys
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Price: $7.67 USD. Words: 190,670. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Kenny is AWOL, Michael is lost on the road to wild and unfrequented places. Teenager Matt is sucked into the murky underworld of a lawless estate. John is a recluse, Skinner is missing, Guy is hiding, Ryan doesn't call. Then there is little Mikey, swept away by a river in spate. These are the lost boys and this is their story, told through the lives of the women they leave behind.
Vanished Flight 777: A Suspense Thriller and Thought Experiment Based on the True Disappearance of Flight 370 in March 2014
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,570. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
John T. Cullen, scholar and U.S. Army veteran, crafts a rousing thriller that's also a plausible thought experiment. He suggests the missing Flight 370 was hijacked by Islamic terrorists, is being weaponized, and will be used against a horrifying target to outdo 9/11. It's the anniversary of bin Laden's capture, and the terrorists like to use transport methods (eg, planes-MH370) for their crimes
Mystic Warrior: A Novel Beyond Time and Space (Visionary Fiction)
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 65,120. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Award-winning visionary fiction that illustrates humanity's largely untapped spiritual potential, Mystic Warrior takes place in a world where psychic abilities like telepathy, remote viewing and astral projection are used (and abused) by both ordinary people and those at the highest levels of government and world leadership. Winner of the IPPY Award for Visionary Fiction and a Nautilus Silver.
Roaring Zeros
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,130. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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America is racked by a deep recession and political strife. Jason Carver is a recent college grad struggling to get by amid the chaos and his personal frustrations. Suddenly, a nation on edge over corporate bailouts and rising poverty is rocked when its first Latino president is attacked by a shadowy group of extremists. Fed up, Jason decides to fight back and save his generation's future
The Man of Nightstone
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A daring bounty hunter, Althadis, claiming to be one of the world's most skilled sorcerers, has come to the city-state of Pallos announcing that he's hot on the trail of the Whisper, the world's most infamous assassin. No one has ever escaped Whisper's blade or seen his face. Of course, everyone thinks Althadis is completely insane. But sometimes the lesser evil is the crazier man.
London Comfort: From Hollywood to the White House, an American Idol's Dangerous Real World Adventure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
London Comfort is a seemingly brainless Hollywood celebrity who finds herself in the truly brainless world of Washington when a judge sentences her to community service as a White House tour guide. She soon discovers her coke-filled nights with Hollywood party boys are tame compared to what she finds in the White House — a world just as exploitive but much more dangerous.
The Undiscovered Country
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,210. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Past and present are intertwined in the life of a writer as his ghost looks back and revisits scenes from his childhood and youth. He relives past love affairs and reviews his successes and failures. As he watches the destinies of old friends and lovers now inexorably unfolding beyond his control, he takes a fresh look at the part he played in their lives.
Life Unworthy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,000. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Sarah Daniels is not a typical teenager. She's the religious daughter of the Speaker of the House. And she's pregnant. Abby Lawson is not a typical nun. She's an anti-abortion radical. And she's lead nurse at an abortion clinic. Quentin Miles is not a typical doctor. He's director of an abortion clinic. And he's pro-life. Three twisted stories converge one day. The results are fatal. But for whom?
The Finish
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,680. Language: American English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Drew Brennor is a small town New England magician who receives gambling tips from a Las Vegas hustler known as Jack Diamond. Drawn in by the advice, Drew wins millions, but discovers Jack has only been using him to settle a score with the casinos that banned him. The hustler wants to destroy Las Vegas and only Drew and his friends Marcus, Brandi and Nastja can stop him!
Shoals Court: The Book
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Price: Free! Words: 98,500. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The novel version of the on-line soap finds a suburban neighborhood beset by murder and organized crime while police and a visiting attorney try to piece the sparse evidence together and catch the villains. Meanwhile, residents contend with growing families, old flames, new crushes, serious illnesses, marriages gone violently sour, and pesky gulls.
For Love or Money?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,680. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Derek Davis, bored editor at a London publishing house, learns he could inherit a LOT of money if a mystery legatee is not found within ninety days. Simultaneously, his girlfriend becomes involved in an attempted identity switch. What follows includes murder, arrests, venal lawyers, and characters ranging from Welsh coalminers to Provencal innkeepers, all with their own needs for love or money?
Autumn of the Republic: The Generals of October, 20th Anniversary Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,770. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A suspense thriller that makes us think. Article V in the US Constitution lets us hold a convention and revise or throw out the Constitution. Two young Army officers (David and Tory) discover each other while investigating a plot to seize the government. Updates Seven Days in May and other great political thrillers with action, passion, and a plausible crisis out of tomorrow's scary headlines.
Coulson's Reckoning
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Series: The Coulson Series, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,490. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When Sophie Marino comes to Coulson looking for clues to the 1960 murder of her infamous grandfather–hitman Anthony Marino–her inquiries ignite a series of events, exposing three generations of Coulson family secrets. It’s a time of reckoning for the Coulson family.
Drift
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,770. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Seven apprehensive thirteen-year-olds enter a famous Public School as members of Ansell’s, the most prestigious House. The reader is inducted with them into claustrophobic, arcane, degenerated traditions which educate them intellectually, morally and sexually into ruined senior boys who precipitate the shocking tragedy and its shameful aftermath which still haunts the narrator.
The Hermit and the Ivory Box
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,090. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Hermit is dead but his guilt lives on in his children – guilt which stems from the ivory box he found in India during WW2 and the orphan he gave it to. In The Hermit and the Ivory Box, Penny Blackwell creates a mysterious back story for one of the early characters featured in her first book, Loki’s Joke.
Tears of Esperanza: A Novel of Fury and Passion in Arizona
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,590. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Student Esperanza Navarro is living with a secret. It's a secret that might be exposed. Join her and other Arizonans in this suspenseful yet revealing ride from the streets of the barrios to the halls of the capitol.
Falling from Grace
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Series: Van Steenburgh Family, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,400. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
When we last left Van Steenburgh Manor, Hope and Trent thought they'd finally found forever-happiness. When we return, it’s for the funeral of the man who brought them together. It doesn’t matter how many layers of dirt you throw over a casket… Some things just can’t stay buried forever. And the secrets that live on at Van Steenburgh Manor refuse to stay covered up.
Flicking
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Price: Free! Words: 79,770. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Pirating movies seemed like harmless fun, so why are people dying?
Chronicle 2021
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Series: Chronicle, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Michael Simms. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this eighth year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a futuristic recording device found after a house fire, an avoidable disaster sets Andrew Woodmaker at odds with those around him. In 2021, scenes of destruction from the other side of the world destroy the soul of a nation, but theirs isn’t the only country to face disaster.
Spinning for Jacks
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 176,700. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
For Jamie Croydon, the Koorang River is a wild and wondrous sanctuary beyond his parents’ farm. But at the start of summer, the river becomes the scene of a grisly find; something so left-field in Jamie's world that it jolts his outlook and wakes him to a primal mystery. He learns a greater truth hangs in the balance between things seen and unseen … and answers can always be found at the river.